The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 59 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.35% - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-74.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
213 213 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.57% 41.12% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 178 129
Median daily rate £438 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £296 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

LINQ
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LINQ across the Oxfordshire region.

LINQ Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

LINQ
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 1 - -
Witney - 1 £400 - 1
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik